An entry on R. Payne Smith, Dean of Canterbury, Anglican priest, and author of the Thesaurus Syriacus, a definitive lexicon that had rich citations and rare definitions of idioms. As a result it often functions as an index to much of the Syriac literature published up until the late nineteenth century. Published in Men and Women of the Time: A Dictionary of Contemporaries, 1895, 14th Edition. Topics: robert payne smith, r. payne smith, syriac lexicon, thesaurus syriacus
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.